Protective effect of Nigella sativa oil against binge ethanol-induced oxidative stress and liver injury in rats

Develi S., Evran B., Kalaz E. B., Kocak-Toker N., Erata G. O.

CHINESE JOURNAL OF NATURAL MEDICINES, vol.12, no.7, pp.495-499, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


AIM: Nigella sativa L. (Ranunculaceae) is considered as a therapeutic plant-based medicine for liver damage. In this study, the aim was to study the effect of Nigella sativa oil (NSO) pretreatment on ethanol-induced hepatotoxicity in rats.